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i watch the factor. you've been very bullying to steve lately. steve brings out something in you from your teenage years where you just bully him. >> i see steve as part of the decline of america. >> this whole thing with obama saying the rich don't pay their taxes is [bleep]. >> and i voted for the guy and i'm a democrat. what a [bleep]. >> the rich don't pay their taxes, let me tell you something, right? first they say your dead broke. the united states of america. you can do anything you want. go for it. so then you go for it and then you make and it it's like [bleep] you. >> i think a lot of people feel the way you do, that very frustrating and all of this class warfare, but you're kind of disrespectful when you called barack obama, the president of the united states, a blanking blank. do you feel bad about doing that? >> no. because you have to put it in context. i'm in a comedy club, my own comedy club and doing a pod cast and you're just open and hospital and that's the nature of any comedy club. there's no language restrictions. so you just basically say how you feel. i w
a name to it, you mean steve jobs did something wrong or famous davs became a millionaire making cookies? no, it is the oil companies or the finance company, it is a amorphous entity that's easy to travel light as an enemy. instinctively it feels right, but it is completely worthless, does not. john: instinctively it feels wrong for thousands of years there were laws against usury, loaning money at some interest rate somebody decides is too high. and yet our economy is built on loans. >> this is another one of those tribal instincts that somehow is taking something away from me. because in our ancestral environment and up to the industrial revolution most people did not fairly make money. there was some kind of cheating going on, it was not a zero-sum game. only recently did it become a win-win. not only helps me, but it helps you and everybody, very counterintuitive sold and resold repeated over and over because it doesn't feel right. john: most everybody had no doubt about the answer to this. >> who helps the poor more, charity or business? >> charity. >> charity. john: most everyone s
like steve jobs or leonardo in italy. they are not driven by desperation or worry. in fact, i think it is the pessimists who are the complacent ones these days because they are saying, you know this is as good as it can get. we cannot make it any better. we better be careful about modified foods in indicate they are worse than existing technology. i think this world is great. but it is a veil of tears compared to what we could achieve. >> and could achieve. so, thank you, matt ridley. coming up, who wants do go into space? soon we will all be able to go there. >> i talk about how innovation makes life better but where is the innovation coming from? politicians say from government. the big success story is america putting a man on the moon but think about it, yes, nasa put a man on the moon but they spent billions and have not been back in 40 years. by contrast, an organization called x prize is offering a prize and now a space ship launched three people into space. they won $10 million. there is another x prize offered for a private moon landing. here is a sample of the device of a
Search Results 0 to 7 of about 8 (some duplicates have been removed)